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NOVELS EVERY WRITER SHOULD OWN

The Great Gatsby
The Great Gatsby
by
F Scott Fitzgerald
Scribner
Reinert Library
Amazon.com

Besides being a great read, Gatsby is a tour de force example of handling point-of-view.
Ellen Foster
Ellen Foster
by
Kaye Gibbons
Vintage
Reinert Library
Amazon.com

The story of an abused child who survives by wit, clear-thinking, and fierce virtue.
The Handmaid of Desire
The Handmaid of Desire
by
John L'Heureux
Soho
Reinert Library
Amazon.com

A wicked send-up of academia, especially literary theoreticians.
One Hundred Years of Solitude
One Hundred Years of Solitude
by
Gabriel García Márquez
Alfred A. Knopf
Reinert Library
Amazon.com

The landmark example of magic realism, epic in every sense.

MORE NOVELS

Waiting for the Barbarians, by JM Coetzee
Viking
Reinert Library
Amazon.com

Bleak House, by Charles Dickens
Bantam, Doubleday, Dell
Reinert Library
Amazon.com

Saving St. Germ, by Carol Muske Dukes
Penguin
Reinert Library
Amazon.com

Middlemarch, by George Eliot
New American Library
Reinert Library
Amazon.com

Madame Bovary, by Gustave Flaubert
Bantam
Reinert Library
Amazon.com

The Good Soldier, by Ford Madox Ford
WW Norton
Amazon.com

Taking the Wall, by Jonis Agee
Coffeehouse Press
Reinert Library
Amazon.com

Good Morning, Midnight, by Jean Rhys
WW Norton
Amazon.com

Housekeeping, by Marilynne Robinson
Bantam, Doubleday, Dell
Reinert Library
Amazon.com

The Risk Pool, by Richard Russo
Vintage
Amazon.com

A Flag for Sunrise, by Robert Stone
Vintage
Reinert Library
Amazon.com

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, by Mark Twain
WW Norton
Reinert Library
Amazon.com

To the Lighthouse, by Virginia Woolf
Harcourt Brace
Reinert Library
Amazon.com



    

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